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2013-14 College Catalog

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Accounting - A.A. Degree (Transfer)

Application Code 271

For curriculum information, contact the Business and Computer Systems Division—Room DH- 239—443-518-1520.

This curriculum is designed for students planning to transfer to a four-year institution to complete a bachelor’s degree in accounting. The predominant emphasis in this program is the development of fundamental principles, conceptual abilities, and skills in accounting and business. Accounting is an active field in the region and nationwide, with employment opportunities in public accounting, industry, government, and non-profits. Students who have basic math abilities and are able to analyze situations would find this program appropriate. Transfer arrangements with some private and public Maryland institutions exist.

General Education Core

Students enrolled in transfer patterns must take a minimum of 30 credits in General Education. Each student’s total of general education and required courses must equal at least 60 semester hours of credit.

Composition

Course NumberTitleCredits
ENGL-121College Composition

3 credits

Humanities, Arts and Literature

Course NumberTitleCredits
SPCH-105Fundamentals of Public Speaking

3 credits

-Arts Core Course

-Literature Core Course

6-8

SPCH-105 (3 credits), plus one Arts Core Course (3 credits), plus one Literature Core Course (3 credits) satisfies the Humanities, Arts and Literature Core requirement, OR a World Language Sequence (8 credits), plus SPCH-105 (3 credits) satisfies the Humanities, Arts and Literature Core requirement.

Social Sciences

Course NumberTitleCredits
ECON-101Principles of Economics (Macro)

3 credits

-History Core Course

3

Science

Course NumberTitleCredits
-Science Core Courses

7-8

must include one course with lab

Mathematics

Course NumberTitleCredits
MATH-138Statistics

4 credits

Interdisciplinary

Course NumberTitleCredits
ENTR-101Entrepreneurship and Creativity

3 credits

Required Courses Related to Major

Required Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
ACCT-111Principles of Accounting I

3 credits

ACCT-112Principles of Accounting II

3 credits

ACCT-231Intermediate Accounting I

3 credits

ACCT-232Intermediate Accounting II

3 credits

BMGT-100Introduction to Business & Organization

3 credits

BMGT-151Business Law I

3 credits

BMGT-175Business Communications

3 credits

BMGT-203Business Ethics

3 credits

CMSY-110Software Applications for Micros

3 credits

ECON-102Principles of Economics (Micro)

3 credits

Total Credit Hours: 62-65